A video game allowing players to kill Australian Aboriginals has been removed from mobile stores after more than 50,000 people signed an online petition against the "racist" app.
A Dutch woman lost in a "dense and unforgiving" Australian forest for five days used "bushcraft," including covering herself with mud and stuffing her clothing with river moss, to stay alive, police said Wednesday.
Australian police on Friday charged a Chinese man in Brisbane with stabbing to death his 2-month-old granddaughter and attempting to murder his wife and daughter.
PERTH, Australia - A "catastrophic" bushfire has burnt through an historic town in Western Australia, razing 95 homes and leaving three people unaccounted for, officials said Friday.
An Australian family home was gutted when a hoverboard caught fire as it was charging, officials said Tuesday.
Australian Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has apologized to a journalist for mistakenly sending her a message calling her a "mad witch."
Australian officials are looking to increase the export of crocodile products in 2016, after decades of official protection to stop them being hunted to extinction have increased their numbers.
A swimmer suffered wounds to his arms and legs Saturday after he was mauled in a suspected shark attack off Queensland state on Australia's east coast, officials said.
A freight train carrying 200,000 liters of sulphuric acid has derailed in Australia, with a two-kilometer (1.2 miles) exclusion zone around the remote accident site in Queensland in place Monday.
A bushfire which flared on Christmas Day has destroyed more than 100 homes in southern Australia, officials said Saturday, as they warned the losses could have been worse.